perl-5.22.0-RC2 / Perl distributions

Yaakov Selkowitz
Fri Jul 10 22:27:00 GMT 2015

On Fri, 2015-07-10 at 23:32 +0200, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Ken Brown writes:
> > The only solution I can think of is to ship Biber as a self-contained
> > Perl Archive made with PAR::Packer[*], built with version 1.17 of
> > Unicode::Normalize.  I've gotten the latter from backpan and built it
> > locally using the attached cygport file.
> At the moment, judging from the ChangeLog, the only change for 1.18 was
> the removal of the XS code.  So if that module still builds and works OK
> on 5.22 even though the API it is using has been deprecated, I think
> Cygwin should ship 1.17 as default until things are sorted out upstream.

I fetched 1.17 from BackPAN[1], and it builds and passes the testsuite
with 5.22.



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